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NBC
Dec 18, 2012 2:05am EST
listen, and i think the hard thing for all of us -- and i know even me at home -- when hurricane sandy hit, you could do something. you could send clothes, money. you could physically help them clean up. in this ca you want to do something, but you're peeking into this really tragic, sad world, and the only thing i think a lot of people and parents can do is hug their kids and pray for those families, and i think there's a weird sort of -- don't you feel like a helpless feeling? you want to do something, and there's nothing worse than standing watching someone who is in pain and not being able to lean in and help. >> anybody that was complaining about anything before this happened, it puts everything into perspective, doesn't it? and the fact that there were not only 20 precious little lives, innocent little children, but six adults as well, and all women, all of them were somebody's daughter, somebody's sister, somebody's wife, and probably somebody's mother as well. we know that for the principal. >> sometimes even surviving, there was a woman who was on "60 minutes." but she was sit
NBC
Dec 18, 2012 7:00am EST
firefight in syria. they had been kidnapped and held for five days. this morning, they are with us live and will tell us what happened. >>> everyday hero. she was the principal who laid down her life for her students in the tragic school shooting in connecticut. what her daughter wants the world to know about her mother. >>> and a deal in sight this morning. republicans and democrats could be closer than ever to an agreement on the fiscal cliff today. tuesday, december 18th, 2012. >>> from nbc news, this is "today," with matt lauer and savannah guthrie. live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. >>> and good morning. welcome to "today" on a tuesday morning. i'm savannah guthrie. >> i'm david gregory in for matt this morning. we've had some terrible news to cover recently. we have such great news this morning that we can share with everyone. our friend and colleague richard engel and his team have been freed unharmed and there they are. we look forward to talking to all of them to find out about their ordeal. >> a lot of us are exhaling this morning. of course, we'll get the latest f
NBC
Dec 18, 2012 9:00am EST
take three. >> and speaking of take three, jenna bush hager will be joining us. she herself having been a teacher. we'll share some thoughts about that. and then we're going to take a turn toward the holidays. we've got three amazing gingerbread homes. these are more than homes. these are incredible structures. >> gingerbread mansions? >> some mansions. one is a cathedral. >> i've been nibbling at those all morning. is that wrong? >> i know. i wanted to speak to you about that. three finalists competing in our quest for the best competition. how will the cookie crumble? we'll find out. >>> also, if you still have christmas shopping, we have some must-have tech gifts for you from old school pacman, ghost lamp, the a remote controlled angry bird. >> we're calling it "tech the halls." >> i like that. did you just come up with that? >> yeah. not really. >>> but first, we want to get the latest on newtown, connecticut. let's go to natalie morales. good morning again to you. >> good morning. with just a week to go until christmas, you see the christmas tree in the center of town is now g
NBC
Dec 18, 2012 4:00am PST
follow a conversation or retain the sunday sermon you used to look forward to all week? how about being confused while driving- forgetting directions someone gave you, forgetting where you're going, or even worse... forgetting how to get home? imagine that? well if you're experiencing more than your share of mental confusion and frustration., then today's show is for you. medical science can correct many of the challenges of old age -from synthetic joints to improving mobility to prescription glasses to instantly correct age-related vision loss - but when our mind and memory begin to fail, many people wonder what can modern science do? is it even possible for an age-ravaged brain to be brought back to 'normal again?' today, we'll learn about an amazing technological breakthrough that may do for the brain what prescription glasses do for the eyes. it's a brain-boosting memory pill that may make tired, old brains feel young again. my guest today, is a gifted head and neck cancer surgeon, he's a phd of psychologist as well. he is an expert on the brain, and knows firsthand about this
NBC
Dec 18, 2012 5:00am EST
think it's a bit much. but okay. 4:59 is our time. stay with us. news 4 continues right now at 5:00 a.m. >>> breaking news in prince george's county. police evacuate a neighborhood overnight when a man barricades himself in his apartment. we're live on the scene. good morning everyone. i'm aaron gilchrist. >> i'm eun yang. welcome to news4 today. it's 50 degrees. little bit of a wet start. let's check in with tom kierein with forecast. tom, hi. >> good morning. when you went to bed last night, you probably saw a lot fog in your neighborhood. it's pretty much gone. the winds have picked up sweeping the fog away. we've had overnight sprinkles too. they're gone now. as we look at the view from space, the satellite image showing a few clouds lingering over the metro area in parts of northern virginia and maryland. there are breaks in the clouds over the shenandoah vaey. parts of the northern neck. cloud cover there beginning to break up a little bit. temperatures right now around the metro area in fairfax, arlington, prince george's, arlington in the upper 40s. it's in the low 50s much of s
NBC
Dec 18, 2012 4:30am EST
like we needed to do something to help out somehow and just being here i feel like it's helping us to help other people. >> the overwhelming support from the community and seeing the town come together like this is amazing. >> flower shops in newtown are taking orders from around the world as complete strangers order arrangements for the victims' families. they've taken so many orders, there's a shortage of flowers in that area. >>> it is 4:32 right now. want to turn to tom kierein. get our first look at the forecast this morning. >>> we have had overnight fog that has dissipated this morning. you shouldn't have any travel problems weatherwise. unlike yesterday morning's thick fog. we have a front getting closer to our region. we do have our front that is now moving into kentucky and west virginia picking up a few sprinkles. those areas in green. as we look at our sky now, it's still mostly cloudy. temperatures in the green area are hovering around 50 degrees around the metro area. south and east of washington on the eastern shore. generally in the low to mid 50s. areas in blue dipped
NBC
Dec 18, 2012 4:30am EST
massacre. meanwhile, more families will hold funerals. nbc's danielle leigh joins us. >> reporter: good morning. over my shoulder, you may be able to make out a christmas tree that's marking the memorial that is marking the focal point of this little town. it's just incredible to walk by that memorial to see the letters, stuffed animals, all the mementos that mourners brought here to the victims. today, students will go past that memorial has they return to school after the shooting. it will be a reminder that things will not be the same. we saw yesterday the two funerals of jack pinto and noah pozner. one of the viewings will be for that teacher vicki soto who died trying to shield her students from the gunfire. sandy hook, their schools are definitely locked down as part of that investigation that investigators say acould be months' worth of work. pour them, when they will return to work is indefinitely on hold. >>> it may be surprising to some, but in the wake of friday's devastating shooting rampage, gun sales have surged. . nancy pelosi called for that. >> the voices of reasons can
NBC
Dec 18, 2012 6:00am EST
throughout the morning. stay with us for updates. >>> there is rain on the radar right now. storm team 4 meteorologist tom kierein is here with with us now for what it means to us. tom, good morning. >> that rain is in to west virginia now. it's coming from an upper level disturbance that been moving in along a front that's going to sweep in later today and bring us gusty winds. getting sprinkles of rain. much of west virginia into southeastern ohio, western pennsylvania. this disturbance going to pass right over our region here by later this morning and early afternoon. ahead of that, we've got some chilly temperatures. these areas in blue in the 40s. our northern, western suburbs as well as in the shenandoah valley and mountains. closer to washington, northern neck, eastern shore, tidewater region, generally in the low and mid 50s. in the metro area, it's in the upper 40s. near 50 prince yorj's, as well as in arlington. 40s in fairfax county and in the district, it's hovering around 50 degrees. later today, by 7:00 a.m., still around 50 around the metro area. winds increase, though, by
CSPAN
Dec 18, 2012 6:00am EST
different. owner realizes when he has a gun it is a huge responsibility. if you use the weapon irresponsible plea -- irresponsibly, you could cause yourself trouble off, death even to people that you did not intend to do harm to. it makes you very careful. or it should make you very careful. for most people it does. it would make people more careful if they all had to pass some kind of a test before they get a license. you did not always have to with a gun in many localities. >> craig whitney on the history of gun ownership and gun control in america. and from living with guns, a liberal pays for the second amendment. saturday night at 10:00 eastern. part of four days of non-fiction books and authors through christmas days. as the electoral college met monday, we spoke with a social studies teacher at pioneer high school in ann arbor, mich., about how she teaches the look for a process in use the c-span as a resource. >> tracie van newsom is a high school and social studies teacher. >> tracy is a high-school social studies and history teacher. fellow, and she is joining us on the phone. what
NBC
Dec 18, 2012 4:30am PST
battery-powered saw? [scoffs] i've tried these things. they feel like toys. they're awkward to use and they just don't have the muscle that you need for fast, easy cutting. >> lou, really, you don't get it. the people at oregon have made a cordless saw that is totally different. they've taken the world's most advanced lithium ion batteries and combined them with real chainsaw components, the best components out there. they're completely blowing away conventional wisdom like yours-- and i use the term "wisdom" loosely. >> [scoffs] a battery is great... for a drill, joe, but for a chainsaw? i'm not convinced. >> batteries can run cars, for pete's sake. >> gasoline runs cars. >> o.k., it's time for our first test where i show lou just how wrong he is. >> yeah... let's just do this. >> yeah, let's do it. [♪...] ...we're here at the official tool talk outdoor test lab. >> a.k.a. barnyard. >> we're gonna see how the oregon powernow cordless saw matches up against a gas chainsaw in a test of readiness, 'cause one of the things you want in a chainsaw is that it's ready when you are. >> w
CSPAN
Dec 18, 2012 1:00am EST
before us, i wish to recognize dodi allen for the purpose of making a motion to adjourn. >> [inaudible] >> recognizing john abernathy -- don abernathy for the purpose of a second. >> [inaudible] >> all those in favor of adjournment, say aye. >> aye. >> i now turn it over to our distinguished secretary of state, alain marshall. >> thank you for a job well done. ladies and gentlemen, thank you for your service today. i want to thank the participants as well as those of you here to watch history being made. history in this historical room and people watching us across the state through modern technology, this is truly a moment to reflect upon what good citizenship is all about. before everybody does start to leave, let me remind the electorates, if i can ask you to return to your seat so we can pass those extra five. they are crucial and have to be sent to washington post case for archives and congress and everywhere else -- posthaste for our cars and congress and everyone else. thank you very much to everyone. i hope you have enjoyed yourself, making history, as we have. >
CSPAN
Dec 17, 2012 8:00pm EST
persuade us otherwise. we need restrictions and sensible gun control legislation. we need them here and we need them now. our children are counting on us and we really need to not let them down. i yield back. mr. murphy: i yield 1:30 to the gentlelady from california, ms. esh -- eshoo. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady is recognized. ms. eshoo: i thank the gentlelady from connecticut. there have been many heart -wrenching tributes this evening. on behalf of my constituents in the 14th congressional district in california, i hope that our words and our prayers and also our future actions will be a source of comfort to the parents of the victims and to the community of newtown, connecticut. it is appropriate that we offer our prayers and our sympathy, but that's not enough. that is not enough. it is in this chamber and in this congress we're together. we can indeed make the changes that the american people in their and wish are looking for. i can't help think of the words of you lincoln's gettysburg address when he said the nation will long remember what we say here but it will
NBC
Dec 18, 2012 6:00am EST
morning. i'm mindy basara. >> and i'm stan stovall. thanks for joining us for 11 news today. >> >> tony pann has a check of today's forecast. >> it is a little better than yesterday. it is not completely clear. upper 40's and low 50's in most spots with a touch of cloud cover. a front is coming through later today. a slight chance for a rain shower. in the mid 50's. >> we have picked up another problem spot at liberty with possible lane closures. this is southbound at the harrisburg expressway. 60 miles per hour. inner loop west side, 11 minutes. six minutes and 95 southbound in howard county. 895, 17 minutes. yet.elays just sai both loops look fine at baltimore national pike. a little bit of haze. could be some fog leftover but nothing that will affect your visibility. that is the latest on traffic pulse 11. >> this will be a difficult morning as students in newtown return to school since friday's shooting massacre. >> we get the latest from danielle leigh in newtown. >> each day, long lines bring thousands of tearful mourners to this little town. they are carrying candles, letters, an
CSPAN
Dec 17, 2012 11:00pm EST
us to try to rebalance our spending in the direction that allow people to stay in their homes, functioning well instead of institutionalizing them. which is very expensive. >> we need to figure out how to spend more sensibly and efficiently in health care no matter what else happens. because it makes no sense. we know that it can be done in a smarter way. the question about how and how much support structures that i will say that most, not all, most of the people who are now institutionalized and long-term care and other settings, they are there because they have multiple dependencies that are difficult to treat. most of the people were who are able to be treated within the communities were moved out in a variety of programs in the 1980s and 1990s. some of the people on the panel have been involved with a lot of the work in terms of the channeling and other demonstrations that were shown to be effective. so i think it is somewhat of a misconception to think that we have large numbers of people who are being institutionalized and can easily be treated elsewhere. but trying to d
CSPAN
Dec 18, 2012 6:00am EST
have staff from both sides of the aisle to join us for one of the photos so that we can include them in one of the photographs. and take more than 5 or 10 minutes to get that done but we would like to invite everyone and put everyone on notice that we will try to get triple notification out to everyone for that. this hearing is a continuation of the last full hearing of the committee, please to have chaired the committee during the past 20 some months and focus on our transportation needs and requirements. the very first hearing that i held as chairman was january 27th. it was a field hearing in grand central station and it focused on the same issue, development of the northeast corridor and high-speed rail. this hearing is also part of a series of hearings that examines the operations of our primary transportation long distance and high-speed carrier which is amtrak and as you know, i have been one of the most vocal critics of amtrak and its operation but guy consider myself one of the strongest proponents of high-speed rail, inner-city passenger service, commuter and mass transit i
NBC
Dec 18, 2012 7:00am PST
in wine country. i'm mary babbitt. many of us dream of living and working in wine country - but how about actually setting up shop in the middle of a vineyard? we're at the home studio of artist lynn mahon, he's a sonoma county potter who works here in the grape vines. we'll get to know lynn and show you his work a little later in our show. but first, let's meet a sonoma county couple who also work among the vines. when luke porter launched porter-bass winery, he and his wife moved into a gypsy wagon in the middle of their vineyard. talk about roughing it.they don't even have plumbing. behind the label, what it takes to get a fledgling wine brand up and running.and keep it going. starting a new winery may seem exciting and fun, but when you get right down to it, it's a lot of hard work and sacrifice. would you take like this one off? yeah. just ask luke and elena bass. as a young couple starting our own business, we had to sort of prioritize our expenditures. so, everything goes to the winery. their "porter bass" winery here in california's sonoma county has no tasting room, nor a g
NBC
Dec 18, 2012 6:00am PST
let's get michael back here. >> you got it. >> tell us which apartment you think she should choose. before we break, here's a sneak peek at what's coming up. >> the dining room here can seat up to 16 people. and the walls of glass shows case the patio. >> we used a great graph cloth wall paper and offset it with these oversized factory gears. >> just beyond me is our vegetable garden and one of the traditions is to come out here on sunday evenings and become our own tomatoes. i'm standing in my client's living space. she's looking for some glamour and pizzazz >>> welcome back. thousand we're taking you inside an architectural masterpiece in l.a. with walls of glass that look out over amazing views of the ocean and the mountains, this home is a can't miss. >> hello. i'm with coldwell banker and i want to bring you to beautiful la hoya, california. the architect designed this house to take full advantage of spectacular views of the beach. we're in the living room now. notice the curve lyinear design imported stone from italy. this house was designed to take full advantage of entertai
NBC
Dec 18, 2012 5:00am PST
somebody. it brings us back it our childhood. >> dodgeball is a perfect sport for any adult that appreciates the absurdity of playing a game designed for children. as much as i don't want to say i enjoy hitting people with the ball, there's stress relief. >> it's a lot more area to where you can dive and not hurt yourself. >> it is probably the most you will sweat in a 30-minute period. >> hey! >> hi, howard. >> how are you? >> this is kevin. we're here to play dodgeball. not traditional dodgepal. >> let's do it -- no, the trampoline. three basic things to know -- catching, throwing, and most importantly, dodging. all right? let's start with throwing. look at that. you're a master already. i don't need to teach you anything. we encourage you, don't hit the face. aim for the crotch. it's a far more hilarious region, and everyone but the person that get hit will enjoy it. gravity is a harsh mistress. so if you keep jumping up and down while throwing, they're trying to time your jump. so that -- they'll throw at your peak and you'll land down. you want to jump a little, stand. >> i
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